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Posts made in July, 2014

Concussion

Concussion

Part 1 Haven’t you heard many times that if you don’t listen to the whispers of the universe, the Universe will yell at you? I’ve heard it from Oprah, and Mark Nepo, and I’m pretty sure Marianne Williamson agrees. Well my universe didn’t just yell, it hit me on the head. And the universe, this last Super-Moon Saturday, two days ago, was a 200+lb nurse from Chico. His name, he said,...

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Faultline, an edgy excerpt

For Linda Watanabe McFerrin, author and teacher who inspires the writing of sexy stuff. Faultline  – an excerpt Fog  Urges from frigid ocean to widen and spread Surges toward a naked coast.   Fog Rolls with cells of human debris Like herds of headless snakes.   Fog Mounts the ridge of wet grass and wood and spills, goes down on valleys  of brush and...

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